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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMTR 301552
CWFMTR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-302230-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING BEFORE SHIFTING
TOWARDS THE NORTHWEST LATER TODAY. LOOK FOR A MIXED SWELL TODAY
WITH A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL.



PZZ570-302230-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

MON
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.



PZZ571-302230-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 



PZZ575-302230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 



PZZ576-302230-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 



PZZ540-302230-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 



PZZ545-302230-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 14 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.4 KNOTS AT 03:49 PM
THURSDAY AND 2.4 KNOTS AT 03:34 AM FRIDAY.



PZZ560-302230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. 



PZZ565-302230-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. 



PZZ530-302230-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY DENSE FOG LATE
IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 



PZZ531-302230-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY DENSE FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

FRI
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. 



PZZ535-302230-
MONTEREY BAY-
852 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT. 



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